0
  • An empty cart

    You have no item in your shopping cart

Enter your keyword

post

CFGPA New 2020 Shooters Basic Handgun Familiarization Course

CFGPA New 2020 Shooters Basic Handgun Familiarization Course

CFGPA New 2020 Shooters Basic Handgun Familiarization Course

Hello members! The Chilliwack Fish and Game Protective Association (CFGPA) now offers a New Shooters Basic Handgun Familiarization Course. This is not a mandatory course and is geared to all new firearms owners who want to know basic handgun handling skills as well as proper handgun and range etiquette. It is also a perfect refresher for handgun shooters who are returning to the sport after a long break.

https://chilliwackfishandgame.com/cfgpa-new-2020-s…arization-course/

What will you learn?

  • the how, why and what about your new handgun including maintenance.
  • proper gear and safety equipment that each shooter should have ie. eye and ear protection.
  • Cooper’s 4 Rules
  • equipment and gear discussion
  • how to consciously apply safety rules to handgun handling ie sweeping…
  • proper technique for drawing and re-holstering a handgun.
  • proper technique for loading and safely unloading a handgun.
  • understanding proper sight picture, grip and trigger actuation.
  • malfunction clearance including Type 1-3.
  • how to safely uncase and re-case a firearm.
  • actual live fire practice.
  • rules pertaining to handgun use at CFGPA as well as Club activities where you may enjoy your handguns.
  • provide options of other club affiliated instructors if you wish to pursue more advanced training.

Where is it held?

  • at the main Clubhouse and one of the Pistol Ranges.

What do I need to bring?

  • your personal handgun in its gun case.
  • dummy rounds ( You can purchase these for your specific caliber at any firearms store). Dummy rounds are perfect for practice and should be part of any gun owner’s kit.
  • if interested and available, bring your holster, a proper gun belt and magazine holder.     ( This is not mandatory and only for those interested in using a holster at the range)
  • 200 rounds of ammunition for your own handgun.
  • proper attire.
  • notepaper and pen.
  • eye and ear protection discussion, especially if you want to shoot after the course!
  • a good attitude and desire to learn.
  • DO NOT BRING LIVE AMMUNITION into the hall! Please leave any live ammunition in your vehicle until we ask you to bring it for the live fire portion of the course. This will be strictly enforced!
  • a light lunch or snack.

What is the cost and time?

  • the sessions ( including range time) will be around 5-6 hours depending on participation and interest.
  • $25 for each participant. Cash or cheque payable to CFGPA will be accepted on the day of the course.
  • Coffee and water will be provided.

When is the course held?

  • there will be one course a month scheduled except for August. The courses will be on a Saturday and run from 9 am-3 pm. Please check the Club email newsletter,  CFGPA Facebook page or contact Shannon, the groundskeeper, for the next available course. No handgun, ammunition or equipment will be provided by the Club unless prior arrangements are made. You must use your own firearm and gear.

How many people will be at the course?

  • a maximum of 10 people per course to allow time for individual attention and questions.

Is this an official recognized course?

  • the skills you will learn will be applicable to all disciplines of handgun sports throughout Canada. However, this is a Club sanctioned event and will not be recognized as an official qualification in National events. This is designed as a basic handgun course for you to be familiar/ confident with the handgun sports and to enhance your safety and enjoyment of the hobby.

How do I sign up?

  • please email Mark Huang to sign up. Please bring cash or cheque payable to Chilliwack Fish and Game Protective Association.  $25 for each participant.

 

Online Courses Offered By BC Firearms Academy

BC Firearms Academy offers a wide verity of training options to meet your needs!

Free Resources Canadian Firearms Safety Course

Free resources and study materials to help you prepare for your Canadian Firearms Safety Course. No need to print the manual or bring the manual to your course with BC Firearm Academy. No need to print the manual or bring the manual to your course with BC Firearm Academy.

Online CORE Hunter Education Course

This course is designed to prepare you for the CORE Hunter Education Course examination and as a companion guide to the in-person course. Register for the exam challenge or the online course BC Firearms Academy.

A free online study guide to help you stay safe in the bear country of BC

A free online study guide to help you stay safe in the bear country of BC. This online guide will help you work, hunt, hike, and camp safely in the backcountry of BC.

Free RSO Range Safety Officer Course

RSO (Range Safety Officer) Course for Club Shoots and Open Range Events. This course has been focused to meet the needs of Candian gun clubs and ranges but is applicable to a wide variety of facilities worldwide.

Canadian CORE Course Challenge and Hunting Licence Exam Challenge. Firearms Safety Courses

CORE Course Challenge and Hunting Licence Exam Challenge. CORE Course Challenges and Hunting Licence Exam Challenge can be completed by individuals who have completed home or online study. BC Firearms Academy Strongly recommends completing our Online CORE course and reviewing our Free Online Firearms Safety Study Guide.

FREE AUTHORIZATION TO CARRY ( ATC ) Online Study Guide

This is a free online course to help you prepare for your Use Of Force course and rewarding career in the Armoured Car Industry.

In Class (not online) Courses Offered By BC Firearms Academy

BC Firearms Academy offers a wide verity of training options to meet your needs!

Canadian Firearms Safety Courses

This Canadian Firearms Safety Course & Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course runs over two days from 9:30 am to 5 pm. This is the course required for your Canadian Firearms Possession and Acquisition Licence (PAL).

Canadian Firearms Safety Courses

Canadian Firearms Safety Course Non-Restricted Only - CFSC - Canadian Firearms Safety Course. This Canadian Firearms Safety Course runs over 1 day from 9:30 am to 5 pm.

CORE Hunter Education Course

CORE Hunter Education Course BC Fish & Wildlife ID FWID Abby Jan 13/14 This CORE Hunter Education Course is completed over 1 or 2 days from 9:30 am to 4 pm.

Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Courses

Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course – Restricted Only This Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course runs over 1 day from 9:30 am to 5 pm. Testing is completed on the day of instruction.

Combined - Non-Restricted Canadian Firearms Safety Course & CORE Hunter Education Course

Combined - Canadian Firearms Safety Course - Non-Restricted Only & CORE Hunter Education Course This is a 2 Day combined course. The Non-restricted Canadian Firearms Safety Courses is completed on the first day.

Personal Coaching & One on One Instruction

Personal Coaching, One on One Instruction & Range Training. Accelerate what you’re out to accomplish. Address what matters most to your shooting goals.

Wilderness Authorization to Carry Proof of Proficiency

WATC - Wilderness Authorization to Carry Proof of Proficiency Using a Firearm for Wilderness Protection WATC

CFSC OR CRFSC Retest

For individuals who have completed a BC Firearm Academy Canadian Firearms Safety Course Only. The RCMP firearms program no longer allows individuals to challenge the firearms safety course.

Predatory Wildlife & Bear Defence

This course is designed for those working in the bush or the outdoor enthusiast that spends time in bear country. For individuals who have completed a BC Firearm Academy Canadian Firearms Safety Course Only. The RCMP firearms program no longer allows individuals to challenge the firearms safety course.

Request a Course

We Can Customize Courses To Your Needs

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: